Museum of New Art

When visiting the art galleries of Pärnu, you can always rely on the Museum of New Art to surprise you with its exhibitions of modern art. The museum’s collection contains more than 400 works, and more than 1200 documentaries are kept in its videotheque. Established by Mark Soosaar, the art centre is extremely important in the cultural life of Pärnu.
Did you know...? *The international exhibition of nudes known as 'Man and Woman' has become a tradition at the museum *The Pärnu Film Festival, at which international documentaries compete with each other and new Estonian documentaries are premiered, has been held more than twenty times

When visiting the art galleries of Pärnu, you can always rely on the Museum of New Art to surprise you with its exhibitions of modern art. The museum’s collection contains more than 400 works, and more than 1200 documentaries are kept in its videothe

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 37 reviews | Write a review
  • Regularly changing displays of modern art

    A lovely little gallery close to the centre. Themed displays of modern art from Estonia and beyond are changed regularly. If you are offended by nudity, try somewhere else. We've been twice!

  • Magnificent!!!

    The present exhibits are on the "art of collecting"... the director of the museum , Mark Sossaar was our personal guide, which made the experience so much more enjoyable...please do not miss this...

  • Great initiative and interesting exhibitions

    The Museum of New Art is an initiative by one person mostly who is keen to introduce new art to people and visitors of Pärnu. The museum is located in the previous headquarters of Communist Party and...


Features and amenities
Share your photos by using #visitestonia